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Vintage Watch Buyers Guide – The Sleeper WatchNEW

The majority of vintage watch collectors always look for a nice bargain. It doesn’t matter how much money we have in our pockets,  we always dream of finding that special vintage watch at a flea market or car boot sale. But also in the drawer of our grandparents or distant …

Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1948 Watches ReviewNEW

Jaeger-LeCoultre is once again stepping into some familiar territory with another addition to their historically-inspired Reverso collection. You would think I would get bored with these, but you’d be wrong. Launched in the early 1930s, the Reverso was originally conceived …

IN THE MEDIA: Felix talks watch carry on Carryology (rest of the team cheers)NEW

Carryology is flat out one of our favourite sites. Who are they? “Essentially, we’re here to discover, discuss and disseminate new and better ways to carry,” their website says. “We figure if we can act as something of a campfire for the carry community to gather around, …

INDUSTRY NEWS: Frederique Constant’s ‘accessible luxury’ pays offNEW

While we are occasionally guilty of gushing over the odd quadrillion dollar superwatch we at Time+Tide do have very effective reality and hip-pocket firewalls in place. Which is why we really appreciate the excellent work of Frederique Constant. Frederique Constant have …

Breitling Colt Watches For 2014 Fully Embrace High-End QuartzNEW

For 2014, Breitling quietly releases a tweaked collection of Colt watches in four versions that include a women's model, a chronograph, and two three-handers. If you don't know, the Colt has been one of Breitling's most entry-level models, representing an accessible way of …

The Habring Felix and new A11 movementNEW

To celebrate 10 years in business, small Austrain watchmaker, Habring, has developed their first movement. According to the brand, the movement was not only developed in Austria but will also largely be manufactured and assembled there as well. It is called the A11, which …

Christopher Ward C70 D-Type, Get your motor runningNEW

Cars and watches seem to go together, don't they (Morris Mini/Mini Cooper, Ferrari, Aston Martin, the whole Scuderia catalog...)? And one of the staff favorite brands, Christopher Ward is making yet another entry into this field. The Christopher Ward C70 D-Type is set to …

RALF TECH WRX «T» Millenium HYBRID for Nageurs de COMBATNEW

By TLex RALF TECH were sponsors of a very special event that took place this summer. On the 23rd of July the French Navy celebrated the official issue of their 1000th Combat Diver Certificate for the Marine Nationale.An official ceremony was held at the l’École de Plongée …

MB&F HM5 CarbonMacrolon WatchNEW

MB&F has a rule that they can't do anything like other brands - a policy that, for the most part, they are pretty good at sticking to. With this newest and third iteration of the Horological Machine No. 5 (HM5), they created a black-cased watch, not with a black coating …

Niall One Mechanical Watches Claim To Be Made With Over 90% American PartsNEW

Niall is a new watch company based out of Kansas City, Missouri, here in the USA and is part of an emerging trend of micro timepiece makers in the US that seem to be popping up all over the place. I have a feeling that much of this is an extension of the "Shinola-effect," a …

BREAKING NEWS: Omega sell 18K solid gold Aqua Terra for $125k – PICSNEW

To honour a James Bond film that none of the Time+Tide team were alive to see when it came out 50 years ago, Goldfinger, OMEGA has gone to the smelter to create a one-of-a-kind Seamaster Aqua Terra in a rippling 18K yellow gold. This ‘piece unique’ sold for $125kAUD on …

IN THE MEDIA: Andrew’s story on Australian watches in The Weekly Review todayNEW

Australian-based watch brands? Yes, there is such a thing. I recently did a column for The Weekly Review - where I am ‘MAN OF STEEL’, insert Superman music - on three relatively new Australian brands trying to capture the imagination of our people and the spirit of our …

Unique Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Gold 50th Anniversary Of 007 Goldfinger Watch Sells For $113,000NEW

A one-of-a-kind, solid 18k yellow gold Omega watch produced in honor of the 50th anniversary of the James Bond 007 Goldfinger film from 1964 recently sold for 106,000 Swiss Francs (about $113,000) via an online Christie's James Bond auction earlier today on September 17th, …

The New Raven Vintage 42mmNEW

It was not all that long ago where we brought you word (and a side-by-side comparison) of the Benarus Sea Snake. As you may or may not know, Raven is... The post The New Raven Vintage 42mm appeared first on WristWatchReview.com.

AQUADIVE Bathysphere 500 2ndLOOKNEW

By TLex Here's another fantastic German engineered diver with yet another fantastic high-end Swiss manufacture movement at its heart. Like all modern Aquadive models, the Bathysphere 500 has plenty of 70s rich DNA coursing through its veins. It has been built using the very …

Tissot T-Touch Solar Expert ReviewNEW

For years the Tissot T-Touch line has been Switzerland’s unique answer to the quartz hiking watch. While other manufacturers offered analog quartz pieces, Tissot has been the only company that... The post Tissot T-Touch Solar Expert Review appeared first on WristWatchReview.com.

Help Maintain WWR, Join Us On PatreonNEW

Hey, guys. I tried this for Hourtime and it worked so I’m going to try it here. Basically I’ve created a Patreon page that allows you to pledge to WWR... The post Help Maintain WWR, Join Us On Patreon appeared first on WristWatchReview.com.

VintageVDB Troop SE TANTAL

By TLex Introducing the VintageVDB Troop SE from VDB's custom handmade series. Special features of this fine watch include a handmade case in Tantulum and a vintage Rolex caliber! Its Tantulum case measures 47mm in diameter with a thickness of 18mm and a lug to lug …

Seiko Prospex Kinetic GMT – Seiko Conquering The World of Watch Enthusiasts

I believe it was somewhere in the mid-1990s till the late 1990s: I told friends and fellow students I was interested in mechanical watches, they almost all replied with “…those Kinetic watches?”. Ever since the introduction of the Kinetic movement in 1987, it became a …

Breitling Cockpit B50 Watch With Exclusive New SuperQuartz Movement

In-house quartz watch movements at Breitling? Pretty much, "yes," with the new Breitling Cockpit B50 timepiece in their Professional collection of watches. OK, so let's start by talking about the whole "in-house quartz" part of the conversation, as it is perhaps the most …

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